How much does a Biologist IV make in the United States? The average Biologist IV salary in the United States is $105,098 as of September 25, 2020, but the range typically falls between $90,147 and $122,748. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Biologist IV studies the basic principles of plant and animal life and the effects of varying environmental and physical conditions such as radioactivity or pollution. Studies reactions of plants, animals, and marine species to parasites, bacteria, pharmaceuticals and chemicals. Being a Biologist IV requires a master's degree in area of specialty. Typically reports to a manager. The Biologist IV work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. A specialist on complex technical and business matters. To be a Biologist IV typically requires 7+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Skills associated with Biologist IV: Microscopy, Scientific Testing, Test Monitoring, Sample Collection

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